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Madison County, KY Queries

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June '97 Madison Co. Queries


Allie Wilson Oldham Sun Jun 29 18:12:28 1997
HART-OLDHAM Is Nathaniel HART, died about 1794 in Madison County, KY buried in the Lyle(s) Cemetery? Are there any OLDHAMs buried in this cemetery? Allie Wilson Oldham

Mary Fowler Leek Sun Jun 29 13:29:35 1997
I am looking for descendants of -- Joseph FOWLER -- son of Jeremiah FOWLER (May 12, 1711-) and Drucilla ISSAC (Apr 5, 1723-aft 1800) He was b. in Maryland, d. abt 1824 in Station Camp, Estill Co., KY. He married Elizabeth (Betsy) HILL on Feb 10, 1801 in Madison Co., KY. (Elizabeth might be Joseph's second wife) He had 12 children, born in Madison and Estill Co. KY. Joseph was my ggg grandfather. Will happily share information.

Jim Thu Jun 26 21:59:36 1997
Seeking information about ancstors/decendents of William Nickerson, b.1805 in KY, m.Polly Garrison. Believed to have originated in MA.,but route to KY uncertain. One branch of family established at Crooked Creek, Estill County, KY. Children were; France J. b.1832; Cassius,b.1834; Mary G. b.1835; Samuel, b.1838; Archibald, b.1839; William. b.1841; Elizabeth, b.1846. Son William m.Martha Burnett,b 1843. According to Estill County clerk's records he William) owned land at Knob Lick,Estill County. All Census records indicated that all of Williams (first) children were born at Crooked Creek. Knob Lick borders Madison County and there may possibly be connections in that County.

Wanda Howell Thu Jun 26 06:50:50 1997
Looking for information on James MCNEESE who married Mary HAGGARD in 1792 in Madison Co., Kentucky.

Barbara Thompson Sun Jun 22 10:53:43 1997
Seeking parents of ELISHA ROBERTS and the parents of his wife MARY MARSH. He was b. 1751 in KY, she in 1763 in Richmond, KY. Married 1784 in Lincoln Co. KY but raised family in Madison Co. Children: JESSE, WILLIAM M, FREDERICH, JOHN MARSH, LAWRENCE, MARY, NANCY, SQUIRE, ELISHA, AND RUDOLPH. Nancy is my g-g-g-grandmother. I have her family for anyone.

Don Havlicek Sat Jun 21 21:37:00 1997
Looking for family/parents of Sarah (Sally) WARD, b. 6-Nov-1805, Buncombe Co., NC, married Thomas MAUPIN of Madison/Estill/Clay Co., KY, 21-Jun- 1833, in Morgan Co., KY, d. 16-Apr-1892, Gentry Co., MO, buried Kent Cemetery, Denver, Worth Co., MO. She was Thomas MAUPIN's second wife.

MK Perry Sat Jun 21 14:46:17 1997
LEES/MAUDE Looking for information on James LEES whose daughter Mary LEES married John Burton MAUDE in Madison Co. KY on August 23, 1832. James LEES' other daughter, Anne LEES, married Zachariah WOOD on Jan 7, 1830 in Madison Co. Any information about the LEES family or any knowledge of John MAUDE (born England c. 1790)would be very much appreciated. Many thanks. M.K. Perry

Dot Hay Sat Jun 21 10:54:25 1997
Looking for a BERRY who was a slave-holder in Madison Co., KY in mid- 1700s. He had a daughter Mary, b. abt. 1760, who married John MUSICK in Orange Co., VA in 1776. Any information or suggestions will be appreciated. Thank you. Dot Hay

ANNABELLE WINFREY Sat Jun 21 09:20:23 1997
Need location of the STAPP HOUSE, about 14 miles from Richmond. Built by JOHN STAPP who came to KY with D. BOONE. My gggg grandfather, John PHELPS,died,(1798) while living with his daughter-in-law, Celia STAPP PHELPS, and is buried near the STAPP HOUSE and I would like information of cemeteries near the STAPP HOUSE.

Gloria Compton - Sunday, June 22, 1997 12:22:00 PM
Samuel BLACK (b.in Knox Co.) m. Margaret BAKER in Dec. 28, 1860 Alexander BLACK (b. Knox Co.) m. Mary Jane SMITH in 1865 David Warren BLACK (b. Knox Co.) m. Barbara Allen Jones Feb. 11, 1858. I have heard from a couple of the BLACK/JONES descendants, but none of the BLACK/BAKER and BLACK/SMITH descendants. These men were brothers of my g-grandfather, James D. Black (Gov. of Ky.). I would like very much to write or hear from one or more.

Mark Boone - Sunday, June 22, 1997 11:55:39 AM
I'm looking for some information on some of my ancestors that lived in Madison Co. Presley S. BOONE was born July 13, 1819 or 1820 in Madison County, KY. He died Jan 1, 1905 MO. He married Apr 7, 1847 to Sarah Jane ROSSON. She was born 1828 and died May 4, 1907. Also looking for Presley BOONE's parents (whom I assume lived in Madison Co when they had their son, Presley). Elijah BOONE was born December 12, 1796 in Northhampton County, NC. Nancy EVANS was born October 12, 1796 in NC. I am trying to track my ancestory back to the Squire/Daniel Boone family and have reached a wall with Elijah. Any help or contacts would be greatly appreciated. If you may need anything from me, please let me know.

Ken Bush Thu Jun 19 16:28:07 1997
Looking for information on James P. and Anna Bush who lived in Madison County in 1911 before moving to Ohio. If possible, would like a Madison County lookup for them in the 1910 Madison County census. Any information is deeply appreciated.

Mark Kemp Wed Jun 18 17:41:13 1997
KEMP, My 3GGF MIles KEMP In The Indiana 66G during the Civil War. Was shot in the head in Richmond,Madison Co.,Ky during the battle of Richmond. If you have any thing on this battle, I would like help.His grandfather Reuben KEMP was a REV.WAR sholder under George Roger CLARK.I have a lot on the KEMP family

Shirl Mon Jun 16 21:10:08 1997
I need information on Loftus PULLINS, Stephen EASTIN, Celia WALKER, Susannah JOHNSON all resided in Madison Co. after the American R

Glenn Tuley Mon Jun 16 17:23:16 1997
Charles TULEY left Amherst Co., Virginia during the Revolutionary War for KY. and was still living there in 1801. He lived "near Boonsburg" (Boonesborough - Daniel Boone's settlement). I am looking for any information on him.

Kathie Lake Mon Jun 16 15:50:21 1997
WELLS/LAKE I am looking for info on the parents of Lurinda Frances WELLS, (b. 03-07-1864--d.04-10-1933), Wife of Robert LAKE (b.1859--d.1934). Her father was possibly Henry WELLS, born abt 1835 and her mother Luca(?) ______, born about 1937. Her possible siblings are: Ann, Dennis, William, Hood, Prova (Providence?), Lula, A.H., and Rada (possible married name ESTES), and a Mrs. Andy Frazier. All are from Madison County. Any info would be greatly appreciated.

JBrand1056@aol.com or tjbrnad@sprynet.com - Jean Brand Sat Jun 14 09:43:36 1997
Searching for Fant MALLICOAT b. 1823 Tn m. Susan WRIGHT b. abt 1838 NC, lived in Madison Co, east of Berea. Some children known: Fanteroy, Hardin, Odis, Martha, . Fant b. 1860 m. Sarah Jane Barnett b. 1855 VA, m in Rockcastle Co., Ky. Any info. greatly appreciated. Willing to share. Lived around McKay, Ky. The BARNETT's lived in and around Mt.Vernon on Wolf Rd.Thanks,

Frank Emerson Sat Jun 14 09:37:34 1997
I am researching a book on the St. Albans Raid of 19 October 1864. It is my understanding that James Alexander Doty one of the raiders was a farmer in Garrard Co. He also served several terms as Co. Clerk. Is there anything in the way of articles or speeches that he might have given which pertain to the St. albans Raid? If so, would it be possible that I might obtain copies of same? It is possible that Raiders Thomas Collins and Samuel Lackey might have been from Garrard as well - but they may have been from Jessamine, as was the leader of the raid Bennett Young, or Madison. The same query applies to them as well as any other of the raiders who might have been from there.

Richard Blanton Fri Jun 13 23:01:58 1997
Seeking information on John & Christina (GUINN or GWYNN) BLANTON married in MONROE CO., VA 8 Aug 1798. Moved into Kentucky. Catherine BLANTON reportedly born in MADISON CO., KY. She married a John Murphy. Other children include Catherine BLANTON; Belinda BLANTON (born 1847- 1850); Emily BLANTON (born 1821); Jane BLANTON; John BLANTON, Jr.; Mary BLANTON; Thomas Benton BLANTON (born 1801); Margaret BLANTON (born 1803); & William BLANTON (born 1808).

BOB HUNTER Fri Jun 13 16:17:55 1997
I am seeking information on the parents and siblings of DANIEL HUNTER, b: 6 May 1792 , KY. , d: 11 Oct. 1858 in Boone County, MO., He married Mary ( Polly ) ROBERTS on 20 Dec 1819 in Madison Co., KY. I have information on the descendents of Daniel HUNTER and will gladly exchange information. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Mark Myers Thu Jun 12 12:02:54 1997
I am looking for information on BABER,LEACH,BLACKWELL,LEAP.... William Godbey BABER (b 8/16/1882 - d 2/18/79) marr Phoebe Ellen Blackwell (b. 3/17/1857?? - d ??). For as long as anyone can remember, they resided in Mt Sterling, Ky. Both were supposedly born within miles of Mt Sterling, but I have no firm documentation. Any help is appreciated! I have county references to Clark, Montgomery, Bourbon, Henry, and Madison. Also looking for info on Mable Viola LEACH (b. 8/24/97 - d. 11/24/1966) daughter of Webster Vohees (sp?) LEACH (b. 5/15/1862 - d. ??) and Ester Viola LEAP of Eminence, Henry Ct, Ky (b. 4/25/1869 - d. ??). Any help you can provide to fill in the blanks and continue on my journey is appreciated! Thanks again,

Rita J. Fletcher Wed Jun 11 19:33:17 1997
Looking for information on these early Madison County Families. SEARCY, JOHN TUDOR, OSWALT TOWNSEND, JOSEPH MOORE. All families to Madison County about 1781 from Granville County, NC. Have information to share with those also researching these Families

Mary Colmer Tue Jun 10 22:13:40 1997
I am looking for any records of my Uncle Garret Mulloy last seen in a photo dated 1904. He was a lawyer in Richmond Ky. and his last mailing address was Kirksville Ky. Finding his grave would be a great blessing to our family as he was our only relative in this area.

Angela Holmes Tue Jun 10 13:06:45 1997
I'm looking for any info about JAMES COLTER/COULTER b. 1837 in Madison Co. He married ZIPPORAH TODD b. 1843 also in Madison Co. In 1860 and 1870 they lived with two maids named ANN and NANCY CHALLIS.

Scott K. Williams Sun Jun 8 21:36:56 1997
Researching MCCREERY (MCCREARY) family of Madison, Clarke and Ohio Counties. Compiling information on Gov. James Bennett MCCREARY (1838- 1918) and Sen. Thomas Clay MCCREERY (1816-1890). Would like to contact other MCCREERY researchers or other knowledgable persons about the family. Also would like information about the 11th KY Cavalry, CSA..

Sara Binkley Tarpley Sat Jun 7 22:12:12 1997
Seeking information about John BUTNER who was living in Madison County at the time of the 1820 Census. The census shows him as being between 26 and 45, with a wife between 26 and 45, and two sons and one daughter, all under age 10. I believe his sons may be James J. McIntire BUTNER, b. about 1811, NC, and William BUTNER, b. about 1815, KY. If this is the case, John BUTNER would have arrived in KY between 1811 and 1815. I would especially like to confirm the names of John's children. William BUTNER is my gg grandfather.

Agnes Chambers Sat Jun 7 18:15:36 1997
I am researching parents of Isaac MAY born 1814 Madison Co. KY Need confirmation that James MAY and Elizabeth POULTON are his parents. James MAY born in Greenbrier Co. VA 1790. Thanks for your help.

Marla Timmons Sat Jun 7 17:04:24 1997
LEE, Drury b. 31 Aug 1744 m. 1771 Nancy ?. Both died in 1830 in Pulasky County KY. Children Include Nancy, Willis, Squire, Clayton Silas, James, and GREENBERRY LEE b. 1 Apr. 1797 in Richmond, Madison County KY. Greenberry Lee married 15 Aug 1818 Luvicy SMITH b. 30 July 1802 Somerset, Pulasky Co KY. Am looking for additional info on this family, and copies of records. Please email me at Abbyspano@aol.com.

Linda Paxton Sat Jun 7 09:33:57 1997
AKERS,MCVEY,SNEDIGAR,WOODS- I am looking for information on William McVey born abt 1778, married to Rachael Akers then to Elizabeth Merritt. Williams, daughter Polly, married Michael Woods, son of Archibald woods and Hannah KILOUGH. Would appreciate any information on Rachael and Sarah's parents.

Debbie Geidel Fri Jun 6 20:23:48 1997
Looking for info on a HENRY, ROBERT who married BRANK, JANE on 15 December 1790. BRANK, JANE had a brother BRANK, ROBERT who fought in the Revolution and settled in Garrard Co,. HENRY, ROBERT in 1788 owned 5,583 3/4 acres of land in Silver Creek, KY. (Madison Co.)

Shelby Hendren Thu Jun 5 15:44:12 1997
I am looking for any information on Enos Hendren or his family. Enos Hendren, born May 15, 1773 in Fauquier Co,VA; died August 12, 1872 in Jolly Ridge,Madison Co,KY; married Margaret Cast Abt 1793 in NC. His children are, Oliver, Wight, Quiller, Dovin, James, Irvin, Betsy, Nancy, Letty, Liddie. The name are what was passed down so some of them could be nick-names. I am also interested in Irvin, b. 1821 d. 1881, married Melinda Harris, their children are Sheb(Shelby), Jack, Rich, Enos, Sydney B. 7/24/1852, Clarkie, Martha, Sally, Nan(Nancy).

Kathy Smith Wed Jun 4 07:45:16 1997
I am looking for info on the family of WILLIAM YOUNG and ELIZABETH WHITAKER. William is the son of HUGH YOUNG who is listed in the 1880 census in Madison Co. At that time William was listed as 9 yrs. old. William and Elizabeth were in Richmond in the early 1900's as most of their children were born there. According to my mother, Elizabeth (Granny) had a grocery store and also ran a boarding house with a sort of soup kitchen. William and Elizabeth had eleven children:(not in order) OTA MAE, AMANDA, ETHEL, MARGARET b. 8/23/1901, LUTHER, ROY, BOBBY, HUGH, WILLIAM DAVID, ERNEST,

Elizabeth Smith Tue Jun 3 20:47:58 1997
I am researching the HARRIS, PROCTOR, AND VAN CLEAVE families of eary KY. Daniel HARRIS was born 28 October 1788 in Madison Co., KY to parents, Samuel HARRIS and Elizabeth VAN CLEAVE. He married Malinda PROCTOR on 29 Sept 1810 in Jessamine Co., KY. Her father, William PROCTOR, gave his consent. How was William related to other PROCTORs who were in early KY?

HERMAN SPEAR Sun Jun 1 15:06:45 1997
Researching Speer or Spear, Bivens, Rutledge, Murray, Hamilton, Shults. William Speer was in Madison Co., KY, from 1800 - 1805 when removed to Cumberland Co., KY. His daughter Elizabeth married Valentine Bivens March 15, 1803. Would like more information on the Bivens family. Would like any information on the Spear family. Following family members were with him: Mary Ann and her son Richard. Would like to find who her husband was. Benjamin and his wife, Ruth Steelman, John and his wife, Elizabeth Steelman. William's wife was Milly Estep. Richard's wife is unproven, but I think Delphia Bivens may have been. William's son, Isaac and his wife Elizabeth Akins. Elizabeth Speer and her husband, John Smith. Most of this family removed to Cumberland Co., KY, and then to AL and AR


May '97 Madison Co. Queries

Teresa L. Davis Edwards Sat May 31 17:12:19 1997
Researching the STEPP family found in Monroe Co., IN. in the 1830 Census. Family from KY. Does anyone know if Grandville Stepp is the son of any of the STEPP families listed below:
KY 1820 Census Index:
STEPP Fredrick Clark hh 100
STEPP George Clark hh 68
STEPP Michael Clark hh 100
STEPP Rewben Madison hh 104
Grandville STEPP was born 1821 in KY. He married (1) DIADAMA TATE April 11, 1844 in Monroe Co., IN, (2) ELIZABETH HELMS December 22, 1845 in Monroe Co., IN, (3) MARY PIDGEON July 2, 1876 in Monroe Co., IN

Judy Beatty Wed May 28 14:56:44 1997
I have a library patron who is searching for information on the following people, Jame Cook of Lincoln County, orginally from Virginia, died in 1841 in Lincoln County, Kentucky, and A.C. Cook from Garrard County, attended Lancaster Academy, and was baptised by Elder John R. White at the Christian Church in 1846. In Madison County she is looking for David Bevins who was born on Jan. 17, 1805. In Fayette Co. she is looking for Huldah Carr Riley, born April 15, 1815, James T. Riley who was Huldah's father, and also Garrard Riley, no information. Thank you so much! Judy Beatty

Marla Timmons Tue May 27 21:16:14 1997
I am looking for anyone with info regarding a Charles LEE and a John LEE, who were both settlers of Fort Boonesborough, Madison County. Any info regarding families of these two settlers appreciated. Please email me at AbbySpano@aol.com

Richard Johnston Tue May 27 08:35:35 1997
Seeking information on BENJAMIN JOHNSTON, found on 1820 census for Kentucky in Madison Co. Any other Johnston research also welcome

Kate Poole Mon May 26 07:08:07 1997
I am seeking ingormation on MARGARET PROFFITT who was born in LAUREL COUNTY, KY on September 23rd of 1898. Her father was ALEX PROFFITT who was a baptist minister. She was married at 18 years old to John PAUL WYATT by her father. She died September 3, 1969 at a hospital in BEREA,KY and was buried at Wyatt's Chapel Cemetary. I am hoping to find information about her parents, a cemetary listing for Wyatt's Chapel, or information about her marriage. Thank you.

Tresa Herald Sun May 25 13:39:37 1997
Looking for information on John T. SHEPHERD. He was a lawyer in Madison Co., KY in 1850. He was married twice - the second time to Nancy C. NOLAND (Nannie) of ESTILL AND MADISON Counties daughter of Obed NOLAND born 1804 and Julia Ann FREEMAN. John T. SHEPHERD was born about 1839 and died October 27, 1886. I am looking for his grave and a way to verify the death date. John SHEPHERD was the son of William SHEPHERD who was a tailor and born in 1814 and Mary A. TIMBERLAKE born in 1816. Their other children were: Jason, George P. Irene, Lora and James. Any help on this line greatly appreciated. All replies answered.

Ralph J. Turner Fri May 23 18:16:20 1997
Who were the parents of Hannah CORNELISON b 19 Jun 1793, Rowan Co., KY, d 14 Sep 1891, Clarksdale, DeKalb Co., MO, m 12 Jun 1813, Madison Co., KY: Peter TODD, b 23 Jun 1756/57, d 23 Feb 1841, Madison Co., KY. Their child Mary 'Polly' TODD d 16 Jan 1879, Madison Co., m Samuel DESHAZER b abt 1799. Their child Wm TODD, m 12 Dec 1813, Elizabeth OWEN there, d 7 Sep 1885, there, Their child Sally TODD m 12 Jun 1813, there: William H. THORNTON, b 8 Oct 1792, NC. Other children likely m and d there. d 6 Sep 1858, Clarksdale, DeKalb Co., MO.

Carolyn Lasky Fri May 23 13:30:00 1997
Seeking the will of Nathanial WEEDON, who was in Jessamine Co., KY by 1800. He was born in Westmoreland Co., VA. He lived across the KY River from his sister, Molly WEEDON DUNBAR and her husband, Thomas DUNBAR. They lived in Madison Co. One daughter OF Nathanial WEEDON was Nancy Ann WEEDON who married William Titus MERSHON. In 1800, she was still in Jessamine Co. She died in Laurel Co., KY, in 1813. Please e-mail me with any info. Thanks. Nathanial Weedon was in Clark Co., KY 1796 and 1797 and in Greenup Co., KY 1786.

Sandra Sanford Gage Thu May 22 17:50:41 1997
I am looking for any information I can find on my Great Grandmother Armilda Ama Susan Jane GRIFFIN/ MOORES' siblings and parents. Armilda GRIFFIN was born April 28, 1842 in Irvine,Estill Co. KY to Benjamin GRIFFIN and Melvina BRUMBACK/GRIFFIN. Benjamin GRIFFIN was born Nov 15, 1806 (SANFORD Family Bible says Grandfather GRIFFIN fought in the War of 1861 [sic] )and Melvina BRUMBACK/GRIFFIN was born on July 14, 1806. I have no idea where they were born. I have no other information on Benjamin GRIFFIN but I do know that Melvina BRUMBACK/GRIFFIN had a sister named Cathern BRUMBACK and two brothers, Charles BRUMBACK and James BRUMBACK. Benjamin GRIFFIN and Melvina BRUMBACK/GRIFFIN had the other following children: Charles GRIFFIN born in 1842; Elisabeth GRIFFIN born in 1850; Jessie GRIFFIN born in in 1845; MaryGRIFFIN born in 1845; William GRIFFIN born in 1849; . I don't know if Armilda's brothers and sisters were born in Estill Co. or not, they may well have been. Armilda GRIFFIN married Madison MOORE in Madison Co. on Oct 30, 1864. Sure would appreciate any help available, I have been looking for this part of my family for years.

Ken Bush Thu May 15 16:11:54 1997
I am searching for the marriage date of William MEADOWS and Rachel CHAMBERS. They were married in Madison Co., KY in 1806. Any help is greatly appreciated. Thanks.

Jim Withers
I am looking for an Arthur Withers b. 1 Apr 1800 in Culpepper Co Va and died 20 Mar 1879 in Chariton Co Mo. Arthur married Purlina Hays b. 1810 in Madison Co Ky. My information shows that Arthur moved to Madison Co Ky, and then to Chariton Co Mo in 1834. Thanks in advance! Jim Withers
650 Merioneth Dr
Ft Walton Beach, Fl 32547
Phone (904) 863-1515
E-Mail jwithers@mail.cybertron.com

Jan Curtis Wed May 14 11:39:25 1997
Would love to have any information on the Stapp (Stepp) family that would connect to (James?) Stapp who married Lucy Gholson in Spotslvania Co., Va. They were in Kentucky mid to late 1700's, with numerous descendants in Madison County. Thanks!

Judy Lloyd Wed May 14 07:23:54 1997
I am looking for a cemetery located in Redhouse (sp?)in Madison Co. This might be a family cemetery rather than a church cemetery. The graves that I am interested in would be c.1830. The family name would be BAXTER. Does anyone about such a cemetery? Thanks for your help.

Mike Durbin Tue May 13 20:25:32 1997
I am looking for ANY information on Edward Durbin who married Margaret Hendrix in early 1800's. Also interested in Margarets family.

Mike Durbin Tue May 13 20:08:01 1997
Looking for any information on the marriage of Drusilla Durbin and John Reed, Early 1800's, later moved to Missouri. and looking for information on the parents of Drusilla Durbin

Hallie Garner Tue May 13 13:46:14 1997
A birth records exists for a Martha Bodkins in 1876 in Clay County Kentucky which lists her parents as Henry Bodkins and Susan Benge. Was this the same Martha Bodkins that later married Felix Estridge, left Clay Co. and ended up in Madison and Garrard Counties? Some say that the Martha that married Felix Estrdige was the daughterof Joseph Bodkins. Would like to discuss with with Bodkins researchers.

Hallie Garner Tue May 13 13:41:43 1997
I am interested in contacting researchers of the ESTRIDGE family in Clay, Madison, and Garrard Counties in Kentucky. Will exchange information.

Chase Hickman Sun May 11 00:19:06 1997
I am seeking information on Archibald WOODS, a/k/a, Capt. Archibald WOODS, b. Jan. 29, 1749 Abemarle Co., VA; d. 1836 Madison Co.,KY; m. Mourning (or Mowning) SHELTON; 2nd spouse may have been Dorcus Henderson. He was a pioneer at Boonesborough, arriving in 1781. Would like to find info on his ancestors and descendants, or related WOODS family members.

Dick Koch Fri May 9 05:40:22 1997
Looking info John SAPP b MD was in Madison Co by 1787. Children: George b 1668 MD, John b c 1770/80, Frederick b c1770, Edward b c1775, Hartley b 22 Jan 1787 KY md Madison Co Polly WILSON, Mary md Richard PRYOR/PRIOR, Patience md Jonathan West, Nancy poss a nun, died Madison Co 1804, Margaret md Richard West. Looking for any information on these Surnames in Madison Co. John Sapp was in Campbell & Pendleton Co KY by 1802. Most of children went from their to Clermont Co OH.

Tom Stevens Thu May 8 20:57:52 1997
KILLION 1755-1926 - Orange,NCGreenbrier,VAFleming/Madison,KYScott,INMenard,IL My Sarah KILLION was b. 1799 Madison, KY, apparently the daughter of Jacob Killion (b. 3/16/1755 Orange Co, NC, d . 8/28/1838 Sangamon Co., IL). Any additional KILLION info would be appreciated.

Fred McMULLIN Thu May 8 15:02:24 1997
I am searching for Arthur MCMULLIN and descendents. He married Mary TRIMBLE in Garrard Co. Ky. August 17,1802.They lived in Madison County from at least 1810 through 1824. Authur died in Washington Co.,Ky about 1866. Arthur and Mary had seven children: Alexander was born in Madison Co. about 1810, He married Effie EMBRY; Abigail was born in Madison Co.about 1812, She married Joshua FLEMING; Nancy was born in Masison Co. about 1814, She married George EMBRY; John was born in Madison Co.about 1818, He married Nancy DIVINE and Sarah Ann WILKERSON; James was born in Madison Co. about 1820, He married Lucinda BURNS; Thomas was born in Madison Co. about 1824, He married Mary "Polly" LAWSON; Drury was born about 1825 in unknown location, He married Julia Ann VERBRYKE.

Ruby Simonson McNeill Tue May 6 19:16:58 1997
Joseph Parrish was the f/o Mary Parrish who married 1792 in Madison Co., KY to Joseph Russell. Joseph Russell moved to Indiana. Would like any information on Joseph Parrish and his ancestry/siblings. Was his wife Mary Priddy? Any help will be appreciated.

Lynda Smith Mon May 5 11:37:53 1997
Seeking info on Richard Timberlake who died in Madison County in 1795. Hopefully he was my GGGGrandfather.

Tom Caulley Sat May 3 16:53:24 1997
BARTON, CALLAHAN, SMITH I'm researching parents and siblings of John BARTON who was "drafted" into service in the Waro of 1812 in SCOTT CO, KY. I'm researching parents and siblings of Vance G. CALLAHAN who married Esther/Hester SMITH in Madison Co. Ky on June 24,1824. I'd like information on Esther/Hester SMITH's parents and siblings also.

Susie Martin-Rott Sat May 3 19:03:51 1997
Looking for descendents of either Bone SMITH and wife Jane, thier son James or his son Raymond. Raymond had a daughter living in Richmond, KY in the 1950's and 1960's.) Also seeking descendents of Joe and Rose RICHIE with son James. James also had at least one son living in Richmond Ky in the 1950's and 1960's. Related surnames may be COMBS, BURNS and JOHNSON.

Tom Caulleu Sat May 3 16:37:58 1997
CALLAHAN, SMITH I'm researching parents and siblings of Vance G. CALLAHAN who married Esther/Hester SMITH in Madison Co. Ky on June 24,1824. I'd like information on Esther/Hester SMITH's parents and siblings also.


Apr. '97 Madison Co. Queries

TERRY OWENS Wed Apr 30 05:35:24 1997
Hello I am looking for my family SYLVESTER OWENS born 1875 around clay county married ELLA ISABELLE FARMER born 1886 these are their children LEE AUSTIN OWENS, MARY OWENS, HUSTON OWENS, DAVID OWENS,OMAR OWENS EDWARD OWENS born March 23,1905 Webster Co Dixon Ky married LOLA FRANCIS THRELKELD on May 3,1926 Webster Co Providence Ky These are their children MORRIS WAYNE OWENS born October 29,1927 NORRIS EDWARD OWENS born October 28,1934 TERRYOWENS@AOL.COM

Sara Binkley Tarpley Tue Apr 29 22:44:11 1997
Seeking the parents of William BUTNER and James J. McIntire BUTNER believed to be brothers. James was born in NC around 1811; William was born in Kentucky, possibly Madison County, around 1815. Both were residing in Coffee County, TN, by 1836.

Lisa Winkleman Tue Apr 29 16:15:49 1997
I am looking for a marriage record for Levi Samuel WOODS, s/o John WOODS & Charity DYSART b. Sept. 1, 1801 Madison Co., KY to Aranthia Jane DINWIDDIE d/o James DINWIDDIE & Cassandra HARRIS, b. Oct 26, 1810 in Madison Co., KY. I have a marriage date as of June 16, 1825.

Dona Wilson Wed Apr 23 03:14:56 1997
Trying to locate the grave of Joshua DILLINGHAM who came to Madison Co., from Virginia about 1794. Joshua died about 1819 in Madison County. Joshua was the father of several children, one being Henry Harris DILLINGHAM who is buried at Red Hill Cemetery at Panola.

Brian Scott Tue Apr 22 21:16:44 1997
Looking for any information on S.JOHN WARREN b 1776 VA m CASSANDRA GENTRY on 01 Nov 1806 in MADISON CO, KY.They had ten children: Milly, Charles, Cassey, Isom, Susanna, William D, John F,Lucinda, Reuben, Sarah. S.JOHN WARREN had a second wife in MS, SARAH ROBINSON. If you have any information on any of these families, please contact me.

Claude and Sharon Powell
I am doing research in Madison county on three surnames: Hudson, Bevins, Moore. Any help with these families, vital statistics and where they migrated from would be helpful. My email address in cbpjr96@oz.sunflower.org

Barb Roberts Mon Apr 28 16:34:43 1997
Looking especially for siblings of Nicholas ROBERTS, b. 1790 in Madison Co. KY, s/o Thomas and Nancy (WHITE) ROBERTS. Nicholas left Madison Co. KY about 1820 and came to MO, family history says there were other siblings, don't know who they were, or if any came to MO. Willing to share all data. Thanks

Judy Parrott Mon Apr 28 16:07:04 1997
Husband: Andrew Jackson PINGLETON/Wife: Mary WARD, Child George Washington PINGLETON b July 26, 1866 in Kentucky d April 30, 1947. Need information of Parents and family of George. George and his Wife Mary Ellen WILMOT lived in Garrard County until their death. Mary b April 1, 1877, d Nov. 26, 1957. They are my ggrandparents.

Glenna Sat Apr 26 15:48:14 1997
Looking for information on parents of Columbus James b. NC Abt 1846. Married Rachel Overby b. NC abt 1849. They were married in Pike Co. KY in 1870. Their parents were born in NC. Known children are Estil James, William R., and Nelson. Estil b. 1874 m. Mary Elizabeth Fields b. 1881 in Pike Co. KY in 1894. They had 7 children: Carona "Ked" James, Nelson, Wilson, Victor, Frank, Sophie, Dolly, Deset, and Holly. Estil d. 1957, Mary d. 1949. Also need info on parents of Mary Fields. Marriage license says her parents born in NC. She was born in KY. Her mother was Katherine Upton; her father Simpson Fields. It is believed his father was Lewis (Louis) Fields. I can find nothing on these people. Katherine was 1/2 Cherokee and 1/2 Cree. Simpson was a white man who owned a plantation in VA? Florida? Katherine's mother was Cherokee, her father Cree. No names were ever given or, at least, remembered. Any help with either the JAMES, FIELDS, or OVERBY families would be greatly appreciated. Thanks Glenna

Colleen "Chafin" James Fri Apr 25 21:48:34 1997
CHAFFIN, CHAFIN, CHAFINS - Searching for more information about my GGGGrandfather John Chaffin born abt 1785 & his son (my GGGrand) William Robert "Billy" Chaffin b: abt 1815. John Chaffin (m: 9-4-1811) Claressa "Clary" Cain William Robert "Billy" Chaffin (m: 7-29-1835) Nancy Edna Curnutte Billy's son James Harvey Chafin (GGrandfather) moved to Texas in 1870 from Lawrence Co., Ky. If anyone has specific information about Chaffins in Kentucky or Virginia...please E:mail me. Other names ADKINS, BURCHETT, CAIN, CURNUTTE, GOANS, JOBE, JORDAN, KITCHEN, LARGE, LYONS, SPARKS. Thank You In Advance!

Jacqueline Sheafer Cramer Mon Apr 21 16:57:11 1997
Looking for McMILLAN's or any related information as to who they married,children,siblings.. William Cotton b 1832 Madison, KY married 24 Dec. 1852 to ANN MCMILLAN born 1831 Ann's father: TRAVIS MCMILLAN married 19 March 1823 to ELIZABETH WEARNER Travis' father was WILLIAM MCMILLAN. Elizabeth Wearner's father was WILLIAM WEARNER Ann had a brother: WILLIAM MCMILLAN married 30 Oct 1843 to Isabinda Goin. All of the above were married in Garrard County, Ky William Cotton was born in Madison County,KY Looking for an Arabelle McMillin(McMillan?)from Kentucky who was married to John Drybread. Not sure of date or place but Arabelle moved to Bartholomew County, Indiana early part of the 1900's.

Sue Harris Sun Apr 20 16:35:59 1997
Romulus Marcellus TAYLOR b 1851 Madison Co., KY, d 1928 McLennan Co., TX, s/o Bartleson TAYLOR & Eliza Jane PEYTON, of early Madison Co. families. Bartleson moved to Lexington, Fayette Co., before 1873; owned hotel, Mill & Maxwell Streets. Romulus m Emma Annie RIGSLEY (1859 KY- 1935 TX), whose father was John RIGSLEY b England acc. to her death certificate. Name also spelled RIGSLIE, RIGSBY, by family. In 1935, she had sister Kate HART living in Covington, KY. Children were Myrtie R., b 1877 KY, Wallace William b 1879 Danville, Boyle Co., KY (acc to his Bible), Effie, b 1882 KY. This family in 1880 Madison Co. census. Can't find marriage of Romulus & Emma - Madison Co., Fayette Co., Boyle Co., elsewhere? Can't get lead on her father, b England & mother, b KY. Help very much needed, and thanks!

Sue Harris Sun Apr 20 16:25:04 1997
Yelverton PEYTON (1755 VA-1849 Madison Co., KY) & wf Anna GUFFEY (1762 VA-1848 Madison Co., KY) among first settlers at Fort Boonesborough. He was Indian Spy during R.W.; much coverage in Draper Papers. Owned land Silver Creek. Sons Guffey & Craven m sisters Betsy & Margaret MOORE, daus of James MOORE. James s/o William MOORE, d 1799 Madison Co. & Margaret WRIGHT(?), acc. to family legend. James's will probated 1858 Madison Co.; wife's name Mary. Was her maiden name THOMPSON (family legend)? Where were MOORE family before Madison Co.? Does anyone have proof of WRIGHT & THOMPSON as names of wives? Also would like more about GUFFEY family. Thanks - glad to share info.

Sue Harris Sun Apr 20 15:59:43 1997
James WOOD, d Oct 1834 Madison Co., had wife Sarah (Sally). Children, Elizabeth (1782-1860) m Tarlton TAYLOR, bur. Bethel Cem. near Baldwin; Judah, m John TAYLOR (related to Tarlton? How?), to Garrard Co.; Eleanor, m James EPPERSON; Polly m 1805 Benj. HAITHMAN; Elliott m 1812 Sucky PERKINS. Need parents of James WOOD & more on WOOD family. Where was James born? What was surname of James' wife Sally? Would like more info on all children. My husband's descent from Elizabeth & Tarlton TAYLOR & I have no info about Epperson, Haithman, Perkins. Thanks for any help.

Sue Harris Sun Apr 20 15:49:28 1997
Charles HUBBARD, Sr. (c 1765-1836) & wife Jemima CAPPS (1767-c1849) lived in Madison Co., 1798, when they gave permission for her sister Phoebe CAPPS who lived with them to marry Jacob QUICK, Jr. Bondsman was Nathan PARKE. Any relationship? Capps sisters b NC. Who were parents? Other siblings? Where was Charles HUBBARD before Madison Co.? About 1812, Hubbards & Quicks to Montgomery Co., MO; Hubbards later to Pike Co., IL. Any help greatly appreciated; glad to share & help you if I can.

Kathy Sun Apr 20 15:47:24 1997
Would like info about gggg grandfather Daniel Becklesheimer (or similar spellings). Was supposedly in Madison Co. with wife, Anna, in 1805. Will trade info. Thanks in advance

Rev. C.D. Ballard Sun Apr 20 15:06:20 1997
I am looking for information on Verner BALLARD. He was supposedly born in Berea, Madison Co KY 7 Jul 1909. His mother was Josephine COLLINS and his father was Leonard BALLARD. Supposedly the court house in Berea burnt and his birth record with it. Leonard was supposedly killed in a barrom fight somewhere in Iniana.I would appreciate any help some one could give and will be glad to exchange information. I also need information On Leonard BALLARD. I know his father Was Arthur N. BALLARD and his mother was Ellender ?? possibly BROCKMAN.Information on DAMERELL also appreciated.

Lisa G. Sons Sun Apr 20 08:24:29 1997
(STONE, HORN, GREEN, & MCDOWELL) Looking for additional information on the following: WILLIAM HERBERT STONE b. 19 Nov. 1902, d. 13 Jan 1980 (son of COLBY STONE and CYNTHIA HORN) m. 3 June 1927 in Richmond, Madison Co., KY to MARY ELIZABETH GREEN b. 24 Oct. 1905, d. 23 Apr. 1989 (daughter of RICHARD GREEN and LAURA MCDOWELL, Laura McDowell Green d. 1957) I would appreciate contact from anyone having connections with these families. Willing to share info. Thank You! Lisa G. Sons, Sylva, NC

Karen King Scales Sat Apr 19 18:01:33 1997
Need information on the following Madison Co., KY families: SHANKS, STIVERS, BRINK. Any help appreciated! Thanks, Karen

Joyce A. Kelley Fri Apr 18 16:28:26 1997
I am researching the BURTON and PINKSTON families in Madison Co., KY. Jesse BURTON married Millie PINKSTON in Madison Co. on 05 Sep 1813. The children born in Madison Co. are: Greenbury, Nelson, John W., John Pinkston, Sherrod and Zacharia. They moved to Sullivan Co., IN around 1825 and had two children there. John PINKSTON married Ann DONAHO in Rowan Co., NC. They moved to Madison Co. around 1790 and had: Millie, John Jr. Lucy, Grace and Donaho. Any information will be greatly appreciated. Thanx.

Betty Crawford Fri Apr 18 15:36:32 1997
WILLIAM PIKE and Mary MALINDA WOOLERY married in 1819 in Ky. They had five children born between 1820 and 1830 in Madison Co., Ky. HANNAH, ISAIAH, PETER. TANDY, AND LUCINDA. Then they moved to Clinton Co., Mo. and had three more: WILLIAN, CASSEUS, and MARY.

Barb Robert Tue Apr 15 14:25:36 1997
ROBERTS, Thomas b.1760-1770 unk.?SC NC VA KY m. Nancy WHITE d/o Nicholas WHITE (formerly WEISS of HOL) d. unkn KY or MO. One known son Nicholas b.1790 m. Elizabeth HUTCHINSON d/o Walter, Believe Thomas and Nancy had two other children, 1 male, 1 female who lived to adulthood. Interested in corresponding with any other descendants of Thomas and Nancy or Nicholas and Elizabeth. Thomas was reported per family history to be of Welsh descent.

Toni L. Morris Thu Apr 17 13:19:49 1997
Looking for information on HARVEY CARRIER b. 1819 in Washington Co. Believed to have (2) marriages: ELIZA GOODMAN 1841 in Madison County & Eleanor Johnson 1860's in Madison or Garrad County. Thought to have died abt 1891-1910 in Garrad Co. Thank You!

Nancy Lynn Schaefer Looking for any information on the TODD family, they came from Madison, Jackson, Laurel and Lee counties. MILO BAXTER TODD, nickname BUD TODD moved to Lee County after 1900. My great grandfather worked in the coalmine in Lee Co. was also injured in a coal mine accident between 1907 and 1910. Any information on TODD family will be appreciated.

Gloria Knuckles Compton
I am looking for descendants of Samuel, Alexander and David Black, who were sons of John Craig Black of Knox Co. I know that these 3 sons moved to Madison Co., but I do not seem to be able to find any relatives.

Sharon Powell
I am doing research in Madison county on three surnames: Hudson, Bevins, Moore. Any help with these families vital statistics and where they migrated from would be helpful. Simon Hudson B: ca 1771. M: 1795-1800 to Pollie. D: 31 Mar 1853 Clay co. MO. Was in Madison County 1800-20. Truman Bevin, Biven or Blevins B: ca 1780. M: 7 Apr 1803 to Annie Moore (father David Moore) in Madison County. D: 7 July 1851 Clay co. MO. Thank you for your help. Sharon Powell

Daniel Keaton Sun Apr 13 10:48:03 1997
Looking for info on Sterling KEATON. Born in Madison Co. 1872 or 1873. Family came from Tennessee and returned to Tennessee around turn of century.

Brad Wilson Sat Apr 12 13:44:16 1997
Looking for information on ROBERT M. BRADLEY. Born Madison County 1808. Married ELLEN TOTTEN. WILLIAM BRADLEY, Gov. of KY Born 1847

Lynda Herndon Hynan Fri Apr 11 22:09:59 1997
Seeking info on Caddis Oliver HERNDON, resident of Madison Co, KY, who m. Elizabeth BERTHY in 1809. Would like to hear from any HERNDON researchers.

Charles R. Murphy Thu Apr 10 10:58:56 1997
I am looking for geneology information on the Murphy family. I know that William B. Murphy resided in Jackson, Madison, or Estill counties. William was born March 28, 1843, and died Sep 1918. William was a soldier in the 8th KY Infantry, Company A. I also know that William's father was John Murphy. John was born July 3, 1809. My information stops here. I need to locate records on John Murphy, hoping to find the date of his death, his parents, residence...any other information available.

ROBERT ROACH Tue Apr 8 05:07:57 1997
Researching ThomasROACH from Madison Co. Thomas b. ca 1750 near LondonEngland. M'd Silena HENDRICKSON. Children:Thomas ROACH Jr b. ca 1793 Madison Co,Jessee ROACH b. 22 Mar 1795 d. 3 Jul 1876, Sarah (Sally) ROACH, Nancy ROACH, Henry T ROACH, Elizabeth ROACH, James ROACH, William ROACH. There was a BAILY ROACH that we assumed was Thomas's brother that we need info on. Also would like to find any ties of Thomas to a John and William ROACH (three brothers from Ireland that were involved somehow in ship building. Have quite a bit of info on Thomas Roach descendants and will share.

Linda Spurling Hi I'm looking for info in HENRY SMITH all we know is his year of birth was (1898 ) his last known place of resident in KY was Richmond he married MAMIE MAY SMITH DOB/ Mar 10 1907 They had several children then moved to IND. he never spoke of his parents and she never spoke of hers this is the grandparents of my nice Suzie Smith and has ask me if I could help if you can help please let me Know Thank You Linda

Bob Roach
I'm looking for inf on Thomas Roach who came from England about 1765?. He was born near london England about 1750 and died 1883. married to Silena Hendrickson and they had 8 Children: Thomas Jr., Jessee, Sarah, Nancy, Henry T, Elizabeth, James and William. Have lots of info on their descendants. Would like more info on Marriage and ties to England.

Robert Ford Mon Apr 7 18:36:29 1997
Looking for any info on John ALCORN/ALLCORN & Jane BRECKENRIDGE who lived in present day Botecourt & Wythe Co's VA and Madison Co KY. Jane was the dau of George & Ann (DOAK) BRECKENRIDGE of Wythe Co VA. Two known sons were John B., b. about 1775 & lived in Madison Co KY & died in Jefferson Co IN in 1833. John had 13 ch: George, James N. (m. Sally SMITH), Jane (m. Jefferson TILFORD), Isabelle (m. James A. MAXWELL), Sarah (m. Jesse MAVITY), Mary Ann (m. Henry B. BURTON), Bransford, Elizabeth, John, Polly, Robert, Emily & Jesse. The 2nd son of John & Jane was James Breckenridge ALCORN who m. Elizabeth SMILEY, dau of Geo. SMILEY, on 12 Jul 1793. Ch: Margaret, George, Ann Brandon (m. Nathan GLASGOW), Pamelia, Jane (m. Wm. L. SLOAN), Matilda (m. James McCAMBLE), Elizabeth (m. James N. EVANS), James, Mary and John. James & Elizabeth lived in Madison & Wayne Co's KY & Howard Co MO. A 3rd son of John & Jane ALCORN was probably George who married Isabella SMILEY on 21 Feb 1793, dau of Geo. SMILEY above. George & Isabella lived in Madison Co KY.

Rita Haynes Sun Apr 6 13:46:58 1997
Looking for info on EVIN HAINES on the Madison Co Ky tax list in 1789, 1790,1797,1799,1796, 1795. RHaynes639@aol.com

Teresa Rigney Sat Apr 5 22:26:56 1997
I would like any information on SOLOMAN TURPIN of Madison CO. KY. He married JANE LONG June 8th 1806 in Madison Co. They later moved to Decatur Co. In. Any information on these two families would be apppreciated.

Peggy Lovelace Contreras Sat Apr 5 17:47:08 1997
JAMES ELLIOTT HALL b. 1798 Madison Co,KY (Is there a Yuba here?). Married CYNTHIA ANN HALL and moved to Liberty, Clay Co,KY by 1804. Had brother JOHN D. HALL and possibly DAVID M. HALL. JAMES ELLIOTT HALL went by wagon train West to Oregon, taking the infamous Meek Cutoff and arrived in 1845. He took up a donation land claim at Butteville,Marion Co,OR. Can not find parents or other brothers and sisters.

Mar. '97 Madison County Queries

Elizabeth Faller Mon Mar 31 08:08:24 1997
ROGERS/DAUGHERTY - searching for parents names of Margaret ROGERS b ca 1766 d after 1850. Married in Madison Co 3 Mar 1790 to Alexander DAUGHERTY b 1760 d 1840. They moved later to Overton Co TN.

Kay Withers Thu Mar 27 19:17:57 1997
Need information on STEPHEN GREEN,SR and family. I believe he had a son STEPHEN,JR. who married ELIZABETH STUART. I believe he also had a son MARTIN GREEN whose daughter ELIZABETH GREEN married JOHN PADGETT who later moved to Harrison County. STEPHEN GREEN, SR.died in Madison County in 1802. This is about the extent of my knowledge of the Green family. Would appreciate any additional background information.

April Robbins Wed Mar 26 14:56:39 1997
Am seeking info on William HARVEY b. ~1770/KY and m. Elizabeth COOK ~1790/KY; one of their sons was Elijah HARVEY b. 6-19-1805/Madison Co.; he m. Jane FOSTER (b. ~1811/KY) between 1825 - 1829; one of their daughters was Elizabeth Jane HARVEY b. ~1830/Howard Co. MO. Please advise if you have any info.

Terry B. Hildreth Wed Mar 19 22:56:26 1997
Researching BURTON family of Madison Co. ca. 1881. My grandfather, Rev. John Franklin BURTON was born in Richmond, Madison Co. KY, Jan 29, 1881, to parents Green B. "Greenberry" BURTON, b. 1845 in KY, and Cornelia GOINS, b. Nov 18, 1859 in Claiborne Co. TN. Both "Greenberry" and his father, Allen(?)BURTON, were farmers and horse breeders. Green B. BURTON's mother is believed to be Lydia WHITE. Any additional information about these persons would be greatly appreciated.

Hazel Willett Wed Mar 19 08:37:11 1997
Information on William Harvey, from Culpepper Co. Virginia, in 1817, to Madison Co. Kentucky

Leslie WHITELEY Wed Mar 19 10:34:47 1997
Looking for Grant WHITTAKER born 29 Feb 1888 in Jackson Co., KY. Died circa 1939 Madison Co. Married to Martha SHORT. Known children Zeland and Clide (17 Oct 1911) WHITTAKER.

Dorothy Zongker Tue Mar 18 12:20:03 1997
KELLEY, DEJARNETTE - Searching for children of Giles KELLEY, JR (son of Giles KELLEY, SR of Brunswick County, VA) and Martha DEJARNETTE (daughter of Daniel DEJARNETTE, JR), married February 11, 1796 in Madison County, KY. I am descended from their youngest son, John W. KELLEY. Any data you might have would be appreciated.

David A. Craig Sun Mar 16 11:15:04 1997
I am looking for birth, death, and marriage records of the family of EDMUND PARRISH. He married MARY FLOYD around 1814. This was his 2nd marriage. I believe he had LOUISA PARRISH and ELIZA PARRISH by his first wife. Sometimes spelled PARISH. David Craig

David A. Craig Sun Mar 16 11:07:52 1997
I am seeking information on JAMES FLOYD. He came to Madison County around 1805. His wife was MARTHA HUME. I would like a death date and where buried. David A. Craig

Alena Frank Sat Mar 15 20:25:37 1997
Looking for any information on Nancy RICHARDSON,born in Estill Co.KY. She married William FISHER b.1810,Madison Co.KY.They married Nov.05,1828, in Estill Co.,KY.William's father was Henry FISHER m.1792?, Madison Co.,KY?

Annella Baumann Fri Mar 14 19:58:22 1997
I am researching the Riggs Family. My great grandfather was Jesse Riggs, born around 1831 in Kentucky. I am unable to find his parents. I have reason to believe his father's name may have been Clisby or John.

Jon Tudor Fri Mar 14 10:35:53 1997
Searching for Tudors. My father, Nelson Tudor, was born 11-16-20 in Madison Co. His father, Price was born in 1896. Does anyone have info on this line prior to that time?

Robert Hughes Wed Mar 12 14:18:45 1997
Looking for informent on a JEREMAH MOORE bron 9/15/1826 in MADISON CO. Kentucky. Married to ARRIMINTA THOMAS on 4/20/1845. Move to MISSOURI about 1860. Had 8 kids all bron in Missouri just for one that was born in Kentucky. Looking for father and mother.

Suzanne Hinrichs Tue Mar 11 17:53:25 1997
Need parents and place of birth of Champion TURPIN and his wife Elizabeth (also)Turpin who were married in Madison Co. Ky in 1797. The 1850 census of Chariton Co. Mo. states that he was born in Va. Where?!! Thanks

James Faulconer Sat Mar 8 17:59:52 1997
WILLIAM I. BROCK married LUCY A. SCUDDER in Madison Co. on Jan. 8, 1870. He and several other Brocks from Madison Co. are descendants of JOHN T. BROCK of Clark Co. I'll be glad to exchange information with other researchers.

Sue (HOWARD) WILKERSON Sat Mar 8 13:21:57 1997
Researching BOULWARE (BOWLER, BOLAR, BOLER, BOWLER, BOHLER, BOALER, BOWLWARE) families of Madison Co., KY. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Kirby Wilson Thu Mar 6 18:10:18 1997
HENSON,ROACH Wish to share info on the Henson and Roach families of Madison Co., KY. Andrew Henson (b1796 NC-1884 Platte Co MO) m. Sarah(Sally) Roach (b1799 NC-1881 Platte Co MO) in 1819 in Madison Co. He was the son of John Henson of Scotland, she was the dau of Thomas Roach. Andrew and Sally had 9 sons and 2 daughters (all starting with "A"!). They moved to the Platte Purchase about 1834.

Monte Harold Thu Mar 6 09:23:43 1997
GENTRY / KINDRED / McCARTY. Searching for parents of Cynthia Jane GENTRY b. 14 Nov 1818 (see Madison quiry 27 Jan 1997). Mother may be Cynthia Jane or Mary. One possibility is from "The Gentry Family in America" is Richard GENTRY(#73), b. 7 Sept 1795, in VA, married his cousin Jane KINDRED (could be Cynthia Jane?). This GENTRY family was in Madison Co., KY; later in Hendricks Co., IN. Their 2nd child was "Polly" b. 11 Nov 1818, where ? Polly is assumed to be a nickname, usually for Mary, but could it be for Cynthia Jane? Another possibility, also from the Gentry reference. Josiah GENTRY(#34) b. 6 June 1768 in VA, d. 7 Jan 1856 in Richmond, KY. His third wife was Mary McCARTY. No reasonable match for children listed. Did Cynthia Jane result from this later marriage? All help and responses will answered.

Sam Lawson
I am researching the MOBERLY and TUDOR lines in Madison Co., Ky. Also am VERY interested in the TATEM/TATUM family of Silver Creek area near Gilead Church. We are looking for the family of Samuel Harrison "Harry" TATEM/TATUM who married Amanda MOBERLY, daughter of old Jacob Moberly and Catherine TUDOR. Samuel is buried there in the Gilead Church Cemetery. Samuel's son, John Wesley Tatem married Sallie Belle HURT of Garrard County, Ky. Want to know as much as possible about Samuel H. TATEM/TATUM. Like to find something on Jacob Moberly's family. Who were his parents? Do you have anything on Bloomer TUDOR? Like to hear from you!
Sam D. Lawson
1929 Hiker Trace
Columbus, Indiana, 47203-3541

Fred Kimbrell
Looking for information on my Kimbrell ancestors: John Phillips Kimbrell b. 1883 probably Grenada Co, MS d. 1963 Hinds Co, MS. Married (?Lou or Louise) Ellen Gillon. Father Zachariah T. Kimbrell b. 1847 possibly Madison Co, Estill Co, or Clark Co, KY. Mother Nancy Phillips. Grandfather b. SC. Grandmother b. KY

Mary Buckley Tue Mar 4 07:48:05 1997
Need info on CHARLEY JOHNSON born 1871 in Ky. Married SARAH FRANCIS LAWSON on 28 Nov 1895. This couple lived on the Kentucky River down in Valley View near the Lock 9 area. Any info on this couple or this Valley View area please e-mail me. Thanks

James Faulconer Sat Mar 1 12:09:13 1997
JONATHAN BROOKS married MARGARET "PEGGY" REYBURN on Oct. 20, 1789, in Botetourt Co., Va. Then they settled in Madison Co., Ky., along with her brother, ROBERT REYBURN. I would like to exchange information with others interested in these lines.

Gary Kindred Sat Mar 1 12:17:57 1997
I am searching for information on the John Cates family. He was married to Nancy or Nannie Kindred and is buried in the Beaver Creek or Kindred cemetery. His father may have been Alexander Cates married to Malinda Parker and was believed to have moved to Kentucky from NC. John was born around 1853 and died in 1932-33. Alexander was supposedly killed in the battle of Richmon in 1865. Any help will be greatly appreciated

Allie Wilson Oldham Sat Mar 1 18:26:44 1997
Searching for the 1st wife of James OLDHAM, he married 2nd Didama MERRITT 1803, Madison Co., KY. They are both buried in the Flat Creek

Curtis Harris Collier, III of Athens, Georgia Sat Mar 1 18:44:59 1997
HARRIS Gravesites: I am looking for the gravesites of the my HARRIS ancestors who lived & died in Madison County, Kentucky. I have only been to Madison County three times so I am not too familiar with the area & would like detailed directions, if possible. The ancestors are as follows: 1) Christopher HARRIS (unknown - 1794) & his wife Agnes MCCORD, 2) Margaret MAUPIN HARRIS (1 February, 1767 - 1858), wife of John HARRIS, 3) Robert HARRIS (27 October, 1786 - 1863) & his wife Jael ELLISON (1795-1886), 4) William Christopher "Kit" HARRIS (28 May, 1838 - 26 May, 1902) & his wife Eliza FRANCIS (1849 - 1914.) Kit & Eliza FRANCIS HARRIS were my 2nd greatgrandparents, where I am most interested learning about my Harris ancestors in "My Old Kentucky Home." Their daughter Eliza Christopher "Kit" HARRIS married my greatgrandfather Curtis Howard COLLIER here in Athens, Clarke County, Georgia on 31 May, 1919, where marriage license purchased in neighbouring Jackson County, Georgia. I sure would appreciate any & all information!

James Faulconer Sat Mar 1 12:09:13 1997
JONATHAN BROOKS married MARGARET "PEGGY" REYBURN on Oct. 20, 1789, in Botetourt Co., Va. Then they settled in Madison Co., Ky., along with her brother, ROBERT REYBURN. I would like to exchange information with others interested in these lines.

Gary Kindred Sat Mar 1 12:17:57 1997
I am searching for information on the John Cates family. He was married to Nancy or Nannie Kindred and is buried in the Beaver Creek or Kindred cemetery. His father may have been Alexander Cates married to Malinda Parker and was believed to have moved to Kentucky from NC. John was born around 1853 and died in 1932-33. Alexander was supposedly killed in the battle of Richmon in 1865. Any help will be greatly appreciated

Feb. '97 Madison County Queries


Mark Wright Thu Feb 27 20:32:25 1997
Gideon WRIGHT (s/o Hezekiah WRIGHT) married Rebecca PETTIT. They eventually settled in Madison Co., KY where they had the following children: Hezekiah WRIGHT, b.c. 1798, Thomas WRIGHT, b.c. 1800, Catherine WRIGHT, b.c. 1802, Elizabeth WRIGHT, b. 14 Mar 1804, John WRIGHT, Durling WRIGHT, b.c. 1807, Susan WRIGHT, Rebecca WRIGHT, b. 3 Jan 1810, Gideon WRIGHT, David WRIGHT, b.c. 1814, Mary WRIGHT, b. 31 Jan 1816, Amos WRIGHT, b.c. 1818, Miriam WRIGHT, Deliah WRIGHT, b.c. 1825, Gideon, Sr. died 1 Apr 1858. I have traced this family back to 1400s England. Would like to follow it forward. Anybody got any of these folks?

Joy Alexander Thu Feb 27 21:16:01 1997
WALKUP: James Patterson Walkup born 20 Apr 1814 Madison Co., KY, married 4 Jun 1835 Madison Co., KY to Sarah SMITH (26 Jan 1813 Ky -5 Apr 1890 Boone Co., MO) & he d. 15 May 1861 Boone Co., MO. I'm interested in all Walkup families.

Phyllis Brown Thu Feb 27 12:46:52 1997
ROSS-Am interested in finding more information about Tillotson Ross who married Arena KIDD in 1824 in Madison, Co. I believe this to be a second wife. Any information on first wife or parents would be helpful. Thanks!

Mark Wright Thu Feb 27 20:32:25 1997
Gideon WRIGHT (s/o Hezekiah WRIGHT) married Rebecca PETTIT. They eventually settled in Madison Co., KY where they had the following children: Hezekiah WRIGHT, b.c. 1798
Thomas WRIGHT, b.c. 1800
Catherine WRIGHT, b.c. 1802
Elizabeth WRIGHT, b. 14 Mar 1804
Durling WRIGHT, b.c. 1807
Rebecca WRIGHT, b. 3 Jan 1810
David WRIGHT, b.c. 1814
Mary WRIGHT, b. 31 Jan 1816
Amos WRIGHT, b.c. 1818
Deliah WRIGHT, b.c. 1825
Gideon, Sr. died 1 Apr 1858. I have traced this family back to 1400s England. Would like to follow it forward. Anybody got any of these folks?

Jeanne Green Fein Wed Feb 26 19:32:28 1997
GREEN FAMILY - Interested in any information on a Green family or decendants thereof of a GREEN graveyard located on a hill near Barnes Mill road, 7 miles from Richmond. There are Green and Ross families buried there. I also have a Green-Ross connection, and believe this maybe kin to mine. I Note that General Green Clay was an early settler of this county. If I can tie this together I can then prove the Green-Clay connection I have found in Virginia. Any information on Green families in this area especially Daniel Green will greatly be appreciated. Will be happy to share what information I have.

Larry Hill Mon Feb 24 12:58:37 1997
Researching all CHILCOTE / CHILCOAT families. Over 14000 names on file. JOHN CHILCOAT was in Madison Co., kyy as early as 1795. See my web page here

Donald Coleman
Working on following people:John R. Simmons, Polly Jane Harrington, Mouring Walden, Levi Todd. All of Madison Co. Use the e-mail address djcoleman@juno.com

Linda Spurling
Hi I'm looking for info in HENRY SMITH all we know is his year of birth was (1898 ) his last known place of resident in KY was Richmond he married MAMIE MAY SMITH DOB/ Mar 10 1907 They had several children then moved to IND. he never spoke of his parents and she never spoke of hers this is the grandparents of my nice Suzie Smith and has ask me if i could help. If you can help please let me Know Thank You Linda

Cindi Meyer
Would like to exchange informaton on SNODDY, WALKER, COCHRAN, MASON, SCOTT, MCKEACHY surnames. John MASON 1784-1864 m. Nancy SNODDY 1788 - 1831 White's Station, Madison Co. Nancy's sister Margaret SNODDY 1786 - 1822 m. Robert COCHRAN 1792 - ?. After Margaret's death he m. Mrs. Martha Baugh Clayton in 1824 Madison Co. These families were in Madison Co. from 1788, possibly earlier, and as late as 1928

Jackie Little Mon Feb 24 17:11:39 1997
Thomas LITTLE was born around 1788 in Ireland and married Nancy. He died April 10, 1857 in Madison County, KY. I would like to know his children's names and their birthdates. Does anyone know Nancy's maiden name.

Katie McDonald Sat Feb 22 09:58:12 1997
My Grandmother Sue PERKINS was b. Madison Co 29Nov1900. I have traced her family there and have a lot on PERKINS, LONG, HOWARD,WEST, TUDOR, KEIGHTLY/KITELY families and will gladly share. I still need additional info on WEST, WARE, HAM, FRIER, FOSTER and MOORE families of the same or nearby counties. Thomas Wright PERKINS m. Sarah FOSTER, 1811 She was dau of John and Drucilla Foster. Need any additional info on John and Drucilla where are they from etc; Nancy HAM m. William LONG 1817. Need confirmation she is dau of John & Phoebe( ?) HAM of Cheraw SC???; Robert Frier's dau Phoebe m. John H. Tudor, 1815; Robert was a Baptist minister from VA; where in VA; does anyone know his parents? Robert B WEST m. Manerva (?); in birth records of their 5th child she is listed as Mary MOORE(possibly Mary Manerva MOORE?) does anyone have MOORE info? (sorry for the pun)

Don Marsh Fri Feb 21 16:33:48 1997
Desire info on SAMUEL STRICKLAND who lived in 1820 Adair County. Were JOSEPH and SARAH who both married McCLAINs in Madison Co. KY (1818 and 1820) his children? Believe this is the SAMUEL STRICKLAND who lived in 1830 Hendricks Co Indiana. Will exchange info.

James R. Davis Fri Feb 21 08:08:08 1997
Daniel SHEPHERD b.1757 Allegany Co.,MD/PA/NY?, d.?, m.1777 Goshen, Orange Co., NY to Cloe BURR of CT. ... Lived in Greenbrier Co.,VA 1781-1799 and Madison, Montgomery and Bath Cos.,KY 1799-1810, probably Greene &/or Warren Cos., OH about 1810-1815. Kids lived in Franklin, Clinton, Delaware, Champaign, and Clark Cos., OH, with several moving to IN about 1920. ... Children: Asa 1781, Sarah 1784, Solomon 1786, David 1788, Mary 1790, Nancy 1793, Huldah 1793, Peter B. 1795, Moses 1797, Celia 1800, Rhoda 1802, and Aaron 1804. ... Daniel possibly had brothers: William, David, Moses, John and Joseph. ... Want to confirm siblings and find Daniel's parents and exchange other details. When and where did Daniel and Cloe SHEPHERD die? ... See my Shepherd web page. When writing please state what page you saw my query on and what surname it was on. Thanks.
James R. Davis
6708 Austin Way
Sacramento, CA 95823

Virgil B. Long Wed Feb 19 17:19:06 1997
Thomas SPEAR married Jane Logan December 15, 1801 in Madison county Ky. Joseph RUTLEDGE was bondsman. Was this Thomas SPEAR a son of William SPEAR (1758-1859) who was living in Madison county at that time? Joseph RUTLEDGE was a brother-in-law of William SPEAR. This William SPEAR was a Revolutionary soldier who went to Cumberland county Ky. about 1804 and to Jefferson county Alabama in 1824.

Linda P. Cohn Tue Feb 18 13:24:43 1997
Looking for information on the ancestors and descendants of William SLAUGHTER, born ca. 1824, and his wife Elenor (Ellen), born ca. 1830. In 1850 they were in Rockcastle County, in 1860 in Madison County, in 1870 in Marion County. They or their children eventually went to rural Jefferson County. Their children were Granville, Sally, Green, Mary, Nancy, William, Margaret, Martha, and Lucy. Green SLAUGHTER married Sarah Martha GARTIN.

Jean Brand Tue Feb 18 08:09:25 1997
Looking for any Malicoat's ( g-gf- Fanteroy M. Malicoat, born 1860 maybe Madison or Jackson Co. Married Sarah Jane Barnett, born 1855 Va. Lived in Rockcastle Co. Ky. Would like any information on Malicoat/Wright/Barnett lines. My g-g-gm was Susan Wright Malicot, wife of Fanteroy L. Malicoat in the early 1850s. Thanks for your help. Have large data base on family lines, happy to share.

Teddy Noye Mon Feb 17 15:03:17 1997
WILLIAMS/MILAM. William M. WILLIAMS married Anna MILAM on 27 April 1799, Madison Co., KY. I suspect they may be the parents of my James E. WILLIAMS (b. 1818 in Illinois). Anyone with info on these folks, please contact me. Thanks! Teddy

Larry Wood Mon Feb 17 14:38:00 1997
I would like to find any additional information on FRANCIS WOOD/WOODS who lived in Madison County in the early 1800's. He died in 1835. I would like to know his spouse, parents, and his sons names. I believe he is the father of ANDREW JACKSON WOOD, whose mother's name was MARY. ANDREW JACKSON WOOD married ANN CATHARINE BENTLEY in Madison County and they moved to Owen County in 1850. I have additional information on their descendants for those who are interested.

Mary N. Hollis Franks Thu Feb 13 07:52:15 1997
Researching a BRITTAIN CAPEL 'BRIT' FRANKS (born 4/19/1866 Lawrence Co., Tn.) who according to family members moved to Madison Co., Ky about 1900. Any family information will be appreciated as a FRANKS family book is being written in Lawrence Co., Tn.

Fred Armstrong Wed Feb 12 21:02:56 1997
I am interested in finding information about the family of Charlotte Temple WAINSCOTT, born in Kentucky, possibly Madison Co. in 1848. He parents are listed as John E. and Sarah R. WILSON WAINSCOTT. They moved to Dallas County, Texas in 1857, where Charlotte married James O'Shields in 1866. She died in 1930.

Thomas C. Milton Wed Feb 12 12:02:38 1997
I am researching the Newby family

Shirley Martin Chandler Tue Feb 11 15:30:24 1997
I have a letter written 11-22-1897 from Tilford E. JONES of Madison Co,KY, from Mitchell, Crook Co., Oregon to Vicy ANDERSON, of Laurel Co., KY. In it he mentions Lafayette JONES, Jim JONES John and Jim BLACK, George CRAWFORD, HERNDON. He signs it "your cousin". Can anyone tell me the parentage of Tilford, Jim and Lafayette JONES, or of John and Jim BLACK? Will gladly send E-mail of text.

Barbara DENNY George Fri Feb 7 15:18:09 1997
Looking for information on George DENNY who married Sally GRIMES in Madison Co., KY May 12, 1796. Or any DENNY in Madison Co., Ky between 1750 and 1825. Thanks!

Yvonne Stedman Thu Feb 6 09:44:46 1997
I am looking for any information on Michael SHIRLEY who married Catherine "Katy" FRANZ at Ft. Washington, Maryland and who died on 23 July 1784 near Ft. Boonesboro, Madison Co, Ky. Catherine was born in France and died in 1826 in Madison Co, Ky. Catherine sold land to Daniel Boone at one time. Micheal was in Capt Wm Bentley Co., 3rd VA Regular, 1 Dec 1777. Any info on this family would be appreciated. Thanks Yvonne in Shelton Wa

Yvonne Stedman Thu Feb 6 09:34:28 1997
I am looking for any information on Francis TRAVIS who married Nancy SHEARLY (SHIRLEY) on 10 Nov 1795 in Madison Co, Ky. They had William, Susannah, Katherine, Sally, Elizabeth, Polly, Cynthia, and Nancy N. TRAVIS (my line) who married Giles HENDERSON. I have a copy of marriage bond between Francis and Nancy. I think John TRAVIS may be Francis's father but have no proof. Any info would be appreciated. Thanks. Yvonne in Shelton Wa

Jean Brand Wed Feb 5 08:41:25 1997
Looking for any surname Malicoat/Mallicoat/Malicote from Ky, Tn or VA. Also looking for surname BARNETT. Have info to exchange.

KAY WITHERS Mon Feb 3 17:43:09 1997
Need information on Joseph DELANEY b. 1820 who married Rosa WREN b. 1820. Children: Betsy David, Nancy, Franklin, Uney (female?) and George. Franklin married Elizabeth JACKSON 12-26-1859 in Lincoln Co. Their daughter, Amanda DELANEY married John SHERROW(SHEARER) in Lincoln Co. Their daughter Maggie Elizabeth SHERROW married William Benjamin KING, son of Joseph and Sarah HOPPER KING of Madison Co. Who were the parents of Joseph DELANEY, Rose Wren, John Sherrow and Elizabeth JACKSON. The SHERROWS were known to have lived in Garrard and Lincoln Counties where he was a stonemason and farmer.

Allie Wilson Oldham Sun Feb 2 14:38:12 1997
Searching for the 1st wife of James Oldham. He married 2nd Damy Merritt 1803, Madison Co., KY. Where is his brother Jesse Oldham buried in Madison Co., KY?

Debbie Schmidt Sun Feb 2 06:03:53 1997
Seek information on Samuel Turley born 1769 Henry CO. VA. He married Sallie Oldham about 1790. Moved to Madison Co ,KY where she died about 1819. Samuel and children moved on to Callaway CO. Missouri. Children:
MArgaret married 1819 in Montgomery CO to John Trimble
Polly died in Madison CO. (1794-1797)
John died in MAdison CO. (1796-1797)
William O. married Dorothy Fourt
Elizabeth (1800-1845)
Nancy married 1828 to B.B. Steele
JAmes E. married Harriet Miller
Julia Ann married William Selby in 1832
George married Sarah Spires
Sallie (1813-1834)

Jan '97 Madison County Queries

Monte Harold Mon Jan 27 21:01:58 1997
GENTRY. Searching for the parents/family of Cynthia Jane GENTRY, b. 14 Nov 1818 in Madison Co., KY, and married Greenberry PARK/E/S 26 Nov 1835 in Madison Co., KY. They moved to Bartholomew Co., IN, in about 1839 after children Emily and Amanda PARK/E/S were born. Seven more children were born in IN (d. 15 Mar 1907). GreenberryAEs brother Merrill PARK/E/S ,b. 1810 in Madison Co., married Susannah Gentry (b. 20 Dec 1809 in Madison Co.) on 24 Mar 1831. Susannah GENTRY may be related to Cynthia.

Lisa Johnstone Mon Jan 27 13:52:45 1997
My 3 Great Grandfather, Camillus Barnett, was born in Madison County, KY on March 7, 1821. His parents were Alexander Barnett who was originally from Virginia. His mother was Elizabeth M. Dinwiddie Barnett who is the descendent of Robert Dinwiddie, the Lt. Governor of Colonial Virginia from 1754 to 1758 when he went back to England. I am trying to trace the family from Robert to Elizabeth. Any inormation will be greatly appreciated as I am having great difficuly locating this info.

D E Eisenbarth Sun Jan 26 19:02:59 1997
ANN ELIZABETH FOWLER I am looking for information on Ann Elizabeth Fowler who married John Powell in Madison County, My Grandmother Callie Burgin Powell b. 20 April 1875 was her daughter.

JANICE R. BURTON Mon Jan 27 12:22:57 1997
A HENRY BURTON was on the tax list of Madison Co. from 1806-1811. Was he related to any of the other BURTONs in Madison Co. at the same time? His wife is said to have died here. Her name was most likely Elisabeth. Are the cemeteries all copied? Henry and his children moved on to Clarmont Co. OH before the 1820 census. This HENRY BURTON moved to Madison Co. KY from Salisbury District, Stokes Co. NC, near Salem. I need his parents, p.o.b and documentation linking all his children. HELP!

Myrna Crapo Sun Jan 26 14:36:52 1997
I am looking for information on Philip BAILEY born 1787 in Amherst VA. He served in the War of 1812 from Madison county KY. Returned and was in land tax records 1819 and for Maidson County. Who were his parents. Was he ever married? Any info on Philip would be great.

Don Marsh Sat Jan 25 07:59:07 1997
Desire info on MARGARET McCLAIN who married WILLIAM GOLDEN on 16 June 1825 in Madison County, Kentucky. Was she same as MARGARET McCLAIN who married JACOB MIERS (MYERS/MEYERS) in Madison County on 12 February 1807? Where/when was she born and where/when did she die? Was she daughter of JAMES W. & SARAH (BAILEY) McCLAIN?

Don Marsh Sat Jan 25 07:32:42 1997
Desire info on DAVID and LEANNA (OLDHAM) McCLAIN of Madison and Estill counties. Info I have shows sons EWING (b.c.1795) and EPHRAIM S. (b.1 Apr 1800) to have been born in Madison County, Kentucky. But, I have not found DAVID on Madison county tax rolls. Any idea where DAVID was born? When/where did DAVID and LEANNA marry? One source shows son WILLIAM being killed by Indians c.1813/4 near Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky. Another source indicates he died at Boones Lick, Cooper, Missouri. Any idea which is correct? Does name of son EPHRAIM indicate that DAVID McCLAIN was related to CHARLES/EPHRAIM McLEAN of Logan County, Kentucky?

Vicki Kay Spencer
Wm. "Grancer" EMBRY moved during the 1790's from NC to the part of Madison Co.,Ky., that later became Garrard co.,Ky. Part of the family then moved to Jackson co.,Tn., where some of them met and married. Most of the EMBRY family then moved back to Butler co.,Ky. I would like to know the reason for the migration. Was there land offered? Some of the EMBRY children born and or married in Madison Co. Are there any records for the years from 1795 to 1805? If anyone is researching this family, I would like to hear from you. I have lots of information and I will share.

Jackie Pritchard
BILL EMBRY/UNKNOWN McQueen. I am looking for information on BILL EMBRY. Information given to me states that he was a Madison County jailor and an Indian woman MCQUEEN had a husband in his jail whom she would visit. When her first husband died, she and Bill got married, having a son named Talton in 1852. Talton wound up in Estill Co but I do not know if Bill ever left Madison Co. This is all unverified information - can anyone help with more info/references/suggestions?

Ginny Humes Mon Jan 20 15:06:13 1997
Looking for information on Rudolph MARCH III who married Hannah ROBERTS 2 Sep 1805 in Madison Co., KY. They came from NC.

Lou Coy Mon Jan 20 17:52:17 1997
I am working on my family's genealogy and would like any info on Ruben Kindred, William Franklin Kindred, Mary Hoskins (W.F.'s wife), Coleman Hoskins and family, Harvey Kindred, Elender Baker, Wansley Baker, Letty Hendren/Hendron, or any other Kindreds, Bakers or Hoskins from that area. My grandfather, Ruben Kindred, was born in that area on 24 May 1875; William Franklin Kindred was born 2 July 1854; Harvey Kindred was born about 1826. The others I can only guess at. If you have any information you would be willing to share it would be greatly appreciated. Thanks. My e-mail number is LOU@cac.net Thanks again.

Wanda Freeman Tue Jan 2122:24:33 1997
BRYANT/WEBB/HOLT/LANGLEY I have been looking for any information I can get on my family lines. Elmer BRYANT married Myrtie WEBB b.1883 Ky. Elmer's parents were: Susan LANGLEY and James? BRYANT. Myrtie's parents were: Sarah HOLT b.1854 Ky.?,d.1938 Ar. and Henry or Jim WEBB. Thanks alot!

Ginny Humes Mon Jan 20 15:06:13 1997
Looking for information on Rudolph MARCH III who married Hannah ROBERTS 2 Sep 1805 in Madison Co., KY. They came from NC.

Richard C. Schaefer Fri Jan 17 21:03:56 1997
Looking for information on two couples who came to Garrard Co about 1792. JOHN McMULLIN married FRANCINA GULLY 2 MAY 1780, probably in VA or W. VA THOMAS TRIMBLE married ABIGAIL GATLIFF 05 NOV 1785 also from VA or W.VA. Their children ARTHUR McMULLIN AND MARY TRIMBLE were married 17 AUG 1802 in GARRARD CO. Their daughter ABIGAIL McMULLIN married 25 OCT 1825 to JOSHUA FLEMING in MADISON CO. Can anyone tell me where the original couples came from and who their parents were?

Gloria Knuckles Compton Thu Jan 16 08:33:57 1997
query Madison Co. Decendents of JOHN CRAIG BLACK of Knox Co. and CLARISSA JONES BLACK of Clay Co. ; brothers and sisters of GOV. JAMES D. BLACK of Knox Co. b. Sept. 24, 1849 and d. Aug. 1938 SAMUEL BLACK b. 1831 and d. 1919 (farm enterprise), ALEXANDER BLACK b. 1832 and d. ? , DAVID BLACK b. 1836 - d. 1916. These three brothers all died in Madison Co. LAUREL CO. - RHODA BLACK b. 1834 married NATHAN McBEE, and ALABAMA BLACK married WILLIAM HOPPER. PERMELIA . 1827, m. HIRAM JONES . Both died in Lourel Co. Knox Co. - Decendents of JOHN A. BLACK b. Nov. 21, 1842, ISAAC J. BLACK b. Aug. 05, 1829, ISABELLA BLACK b. 1838 m. JOHN BROGAN, HIRAM BLACK b. Dec. 15, 1844, and MADISON BLACK b. 1837.

Ray Beery Tue Jan 14 04:37:43 1997
For Madison Co. KY. Seeking info on the GRIGGS and BECK families. Jonah Clay GRIGGS married Emily BECK in Rich Hill, Bates Co., MO about 1875. Spotty family records indicate that Jonah and his brother Woodson GRIGGS were from Doylesville, Madison Co., KY.

Wes Mundy Sat Jan 11 21:34:10 1997
Interested in information about Leven Cole& wife Sarah Frances. They moved to Madison Co., from Wilkes Co., N.C. On May 29, 1798, Leven Cole purchased 180 acres of land on Silver Creek in Madison Co., Kentucky from William Jones. The deed for this transaction was filed on January 1, 1799 and is on file in the Madison County courthouse on page 23 of Book E. Son William and two daughters may have been born in Madison Co.

William Keel Sun Jan 12 12:42:47 1997
Seeking information on the family of Angel Connell and Martha "Mattie" Fleming Connell living in Harrison and Madison counties, Kentucky, after ca. 1795. Angel Connell died Madison County, KY, on April 7, 1805. Martha Fleming Connell died Madison County, KY, March 16, 1812. Angel and Martha were married in Greenbrier County, (West) Virginia on April 29, 1782. Thank you. William Keel

Bettye Lowry Sun Jan 12 15:03:10 1997
BETTYE COOPER LOWRY I am looking for info on NANCY TIMBERLAKE. Married Joseph KINARD on 5/12/1798 in Madison County, Ky. She died circa of 1840 in Madison Co., Ky. Also researching THOMAS MAJORS. He was a revolutionary soldier, applied for his pension in Madison County, Ky. His daughter Biddy Majors m. George Kinard 7/15/1834 in Madison Co., Ky. Thomas was listed as father and I believe his wife's name to be Rebecca. He states he was born in N.C. Any information about THOMAS and REBECCA would be appreciated. Also information is needed for AMELIA WARD, father is RUSS W. WARD. Amelia m. JOSEPH KINNARD 1/26/1882 in Madison County, Ky. I need the name of Amelia's mother and need more information of her father as well. Any info would be appreciated.

Ron Parks Sun Jan 12 17:24:09 1997
Researching sibling of James Morton and Durandy Quinn. James and Durandy had 12 children, Mariah, Cornelia, b. 06Jan 1810,Benajamin Quinn, b. 20 Sep 1811,Sally,25 Jun 1813, John W.,b. 21 Mar 1815, George Anderson, b. 05 Sep 1817 (my line), Levina, b. 05 Jan 1820, Hiram B., b. 29 Nov 1821, Frances, b. 20 Dec 1823, Nancy J., 28 Jul 1826/8?, Warren Cash or T. 12 Jan 1830 and Robert T., 21 Nov 1832. Any info on this family will be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Ron.

Robert J. Floyd Thu Jan 9 07:33:54 1997
Request information on my wife's grandmother, Martha Chestnut, born March 1, 1876. Place of birth not certain--may have been near Wildie, Rockcastle County (other possibilities include Laurel or Clay Counties). Married John Conner in Madison County, KY, July 13, 1893 (permission by Mrs. S. J. Hagan). Died May 28, 1949, buried in Richmond Cemetery,(Madison County). Seeking information on names of Martha's parents or information on the guardian of the bride (Mrs. S. J. Hagan). Please reply by e-mail or mail to 11524 Nassau Dr., Knoxville, TN 37922

Sara Singleton Slaven Mon Jan 6 18:01:35 1997
Seeking information on the families of William SINGLETON and Stephen PARNELL first listed on Madison Co. tax list about 1798. Where were they from? Their children Thomas SINGLETON and Polly PARNELL were married in Madison Co. 1803; to Indiana about 1817. William Singleton said to be the youngest brother of Richard SINGLETON of King's Mountain fame. Can anyone verify or refute this? Any help greatly appreciated!

Bonnie Dailey
My g-g-grandfather, William N. Dealy moved to Madison County Ky, just south of Richmond in about 1800. He raised 9 children there between about 1800 and 1831. He moved to Decatur Co., IN in 1831 where he lived until 1848 when his wife, Mary Lizzie Danner died. Then he moved to Jackson Co, Mo to the homes of his sons Talton and William N. Jr. near Harrisonville (Cass Co). He died just prior to 1852. One of his sons, Edward or Edmund stayed behind with his family in KY when the rest of the family moved to IN. Any information about the Dealys / Dailys in this part of the country would be much appreciated.

Chuck Robinson Sun Jan 5 01:01:15 1997
Searching for any information regarding a George M. Robinson with sons Benjamin F. Robinson and Joseph Robinson in Fayette or Madison Counties, Kentucky before 1835. Bejamin F. married Somerville Withers, daughter of Quentin Withers and Sarah Sallee Withers. Any information regarding any of the people will be greatly appreciated. Thank You!

Reg Wilcox Sun Jan 5 16:33:21 1997
WILLCOCKSON, WILCOCKSON, WILCOXSON, WILCOXEN ETC. for over 100 years it has been a tradition in my family that Sarah Boone Willcockson, who was the sister of Daniel Boone, was buried in Madison County. This has not yet been proved. Her place of burial remains unknown, to my knowledge. Please share your knowledge with me about any Willcocksons etc. that were in Madison County up to 1840

Debbi Lehr Thu Jan 2 22:53:20 1997
SHANNON & TODD: Looking for information regarding William G. Shannon, b: 1815 (believed to be Madison Co) and Mary Elizabeth Todd, b: 1817 (also Madison Co). They were married September 8, 1836 in Madison Co. Need information regarding them and their parents, if possible. William's mother's name was Nancy.

LARRY HILL Wed Jan 1 14:49:45 1997
Reseaching every CHILCOTE / CHILCOAT families. They were in Madison Co., Ky as early as 1795 and left about 1806 for Tennessee. See my home page at www.decaturnet.com/~chilcote/index.html

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